Florida's 2008 recruiting class received a huge boost Thursday when the Gators received a commitment from one of the nation's elite prospects. Jersey City (N.J.) St. Peter's Prep quarterback/safety Will Hill announced on ESPNU on Thursday night that he will be signing with Florida in February over Southern Cal. "I can tell you I'm going to be a Gator," Hill said before putting on a blue Gator cap and an orange tie. Hill is a five-star prospect, according to Rivals.com and Scout.com. He's rated the nation's No. 1 athlete by Rivals, while Scout ranks him the No. 1 free safety prospect in the nation
At the end of every Friday practice, Nick Saban breaks out a massive list and puts his team in highly specific, ferociously detailed situations that will most likely never happen. Maybe. "Through the years you develop an accumulation of all these situations," Saban said. "If you just cover them even in walk-through, the players can anticipate and respond to them a little bit better in the game."